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Madrid has it all.

Posted on | March 18, 2012 | Comments Off on Madrid has it all.

Article by Roo Sadegi

Should you ever decide that you want to pay a visit to Spain, you should include Madrid in that trip. The Capital of Spain, Madrid is well known for its many bullfights, historic cathedrals, age old palaces and museums. Your stay at one of the many Madrid hotels will put you right in the middle of all the action and afford you easy access to the many sights and sounds that the city has to offer.

Your time will be well spent in Madrid, with many sights and attractions to see. Bring your camera because you will want to take a suitcase full of pictures at places like The Bridge of Toledo which connects both the Pyramid and the Marques de Vadillo Squares. This granite structure was rebuilt in the eighteenth century after its first attempt was destroyed by a flood. Figures of the patron saint of San Isidro can be seen at the centre of the bridge.

Madrid has many things to be proud of in their history and art, with this in mind, there are over forty museums dotted around the city. Considered as one of the most popular, is the Royal Palace which has been around since the eighteenth century and offers an in-depth look into the lifestyle of years gone by. Although you can view this huge venue by yourself, guided tours are provided for an additional Euro, where you can get the real scoop of what transpired in the Royal Palace.

Everyone enjoys shopping and there are many venues to browse through, several are located close to the Madrid hotels. Whether you prefer the bustling activity of the principal malls or the quaint and personal choices of the boutiques, Madrid has it all and they are ready to serve you.

Depending on who you ask, you might hear that the food in Madrid is as flavourful as the people that live there. Dining at one of the many restaurants is an event, not to be missed, where the decor is just as alive as taste. So make an evening of it, and enjoy the best that Madrid has to offer. Whatever your taste in nightlife, Madrid has you covered. Whether you want to sit and talk with friends at a bar, chill to the soothing sounds of Jazz, or getting your evening work out at one of the many dance clubs, it will be a night to remember.